Wednesday 5 September 2012
By Bonifacio Taban Kuich
September 4, 2012 (BENTIU) - Authorities in Unity State have confirmed that in July this year they arrested a South Sudanese man for selling counterfeit foreign currency. The police say they are also looking (...)
Monday 19 December 2011
By John Actually
December 18, 2011 (KAMPALA) - Belgium’s 15-day-old government is preparing to appoint its first ambassador to the newly independent South Sudan. Marc Gedopt, expressing his happiness at his appointment to be Belgium’s (...)
Monday 12 July 2004
BRUSSELS, July 12, 2004 (AP) — Belgian authorities have no immediate plans to press terrorism charges against two Sudanese citizens detained for traveling on false papers and quizzed over possible al-Qaida links, officials said Monday. (...)
Tuesday 17 August 2004
BRUSSELS, Aug 16, 2004 (Xinhua) — Belgium on Sunday sent a Hercules C-130 plane to war-ravaged Darfur region of Sudan to assist with humanitarian aid efforts, local Belgium media reported on Monday.
The plane took off from the (...)
Thursday 8 March 2012
By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
March 7, 2012 (ADDIS ABABA) - Ethiopian Afar rebels said they have freed two German tourists who were taken hostage in an attack in January near the Eritrean border.
In a statement, the Eritrea based Afar (...)
Thursday 3 March 2005
By CONSTANT BRAND, Assocaited Press writer
BRUSSELS, Belgium, Mar 3, 2005 (AP) — Government leaders from Africa, Europe and North America opened a conference on federalism Thursday, arguing that the benefits of regional government (...)
Tuesday 9 December 2003
BRUSSELS, Belgium, Dec 08, 2003 (PANA) — Sudanese Foreign Minister Mustafa Osman Ismail is expected to hold talks Tuesday with European Commissioner in charge of Development and Humanitarian Aid, Poul Nielson, the Belgian foreign (...)
Wednesday 1 September 2004
BRUSSELS, Aug 31 (AFP) — A member of the Belgian charity Caritas has been shot and seriously wounded in Sudan’s conflict-ridden western Darfur region, the Belga news agency reported Tuesday.
The man, whose nationality was not revealed, (...)
Friday 20 July 2012
By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
July 19, 2012 (ADDIS ABABA) – The Ethiopian government on Thursday dismissed growing reports that prime minister Meles Zenawi was seriously ill and at risk of loosing his life. Ethiopian prime minister Meles Zenawi (...)
Sunday 11 July 2004
BRUSSELS, July 10 (Reuters) - Belgian police late Friday arrested two suspected Sudanese members of Osama bin Laden’s Al Qaeda movement at the Brussels airport, Belgian VTM commercial television station said Saturday.
VTM said the two (...)
South Sudan and the nation building!2016-02-06 11:47:08
" Disagreement does't mean disapproval." Oprah Winfrey.
By Dhano Obongo
I have been delving in a debate within myself as to what could possibly be the proper way to expound a presentation to (...)
Africa: Strengthen steps to end child marriage2015-12-14 08:04:41
December 10, 2015
African governments should coordinate action to improve laws, education, health care, and public awareness to end the scourge of child marriage, Human Rights Watch said today (...)
Professor Akolda, it is too early for you to go2015-12-06 06:36:15
I learnt from social media of the untimely departure of Professor Akolda Maan Tier on the 30th Nov 2015, whom I knew and admired, as one of the great, committed sons of both Sudans, who dedicated (...)